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British Academy of Audiology (BAA) 
Membership Benefits

 The British Academy of Audiology:

  • Is the largest organisation for professionals in hearing and balance in the UK
  • Provides leadership, inspiration and guidance
  • Develops and promotes excellence in services for patients
  • Is a driving force for improving quality standards, training and education
  • Promotes the profile of audiology as an autonomous profession

Principal Benefits

  • Belonging to a network of professionally educated and trusted individuals
  • Membership open to all grades of staff
  • NEW Optional Malpractice Insurance
  • News of the latest jobs
  • Attending events and conferences aimed at CPD
  • On line CPD diary
  • Competitive advantage in professional life
  • E-newsletter twice a month
  • Magazine
  • Regular updates about the profession through emails
  • Advice regarding state registration
  • Full access to all areas of www.baaudiology.org.uk
  • Full voting rights
  • Membership enquiry service – via phone and email
  • Access to position papers

Professional Benefits

  • Discounted rates for conferences
  • Discount rates for regional group meetings, conferences and social events
  • Discount rates on advertising
  • Professional awards
  • Professional support and advise
  • Mentoring
  • Access to Higher Training Scheme (HTS)
  • Links with other professional bodies (e.g., AAA)

Personal Benefits

  • Income tax relief on membership fees
  • Membership network on LinkedIn
  • Advice on returning to the profession
  • Opportunities to be involved in BAA teams

British Academy of Audiology (BAA)
Membership Benefits for Hearing Screeners and Assistant/Associate Audiologists

The British Academy of Audiology:

  • Is the largest organisation for professionals in hearing and balance in the UK
  • Provides leadership, inspiration and guidance
  • Develops and promotes excellence in services for patients
  • Is a driving force for improving quality standards, training and education
  • Promotes the profile of audiology as an autonomous profession

Principal Benefits

  • Belonging to a network of professionally educated and trusted individuals
  • Membership open to all grades of staff
  • News of the latest jobs
  • Attending events and conferences aimed at CPD
  • On line CPD diary
  • Competitive advantage in professional life
  • Monthly newsletter
  • Magazine
  • Regular updates about the profession through emails
  • Support in the future if state registration covers these staff groups
  • Full access to all areas of www.baaudiology.org.uk
  • Accreditation for courses
  • Membership enquiry service – via phone and email
  • Access to position papers
  • Professional body input into screening service (e.g., Health Knowledge on line modules, DH Career Framework)

Professional Benefits

  • Discounted rates for conferences
  • Discount rates on regional group meetings, conferences and social events
  • Discount rates on advertising
  • Professional awards
  • Professional support and advise
  • Mentoring

Personal Benefits

  • Income Tax relief on membership fees
  • Discount rates on UK hotels
  • Membership network on LinkedIn
  • Advice on returning to the profession
  • Opportunities to be involved in BAA teams

British Academy of Audiology (BAA)
Student Membership Benefits

The British Academy of Audiology:

  • Is the largest organisation for professionals in hearing and balance in the UK
  • Provides leadership, inspiration and guidance
  • Develops and promotes excellence in services for patients
  • Is a driving force for improving quality standards, training and education
  • Promotes the profile of audiology as an autonomous profession

Principal Benefits

  • Belonging to a network of professionally educated and trusted individuals
  • Membership open to all grades of staff
  • News of the latest jobs
  • Competitive advantage in professional life
  • Monthly newsletter
  • Magazine
  • Regular updates about the profession through emails
  • Advice regarding state registration
  • Full access to all areas of www.baaudiology.org.uk
  • Accreditation for courses
  • Membership enquiry service – via phone and email
  • Access to position papers

Professional Benefits

  • Discounted rates for conferences
  • Discount rates for regional group meetings, conferences and social events
  • Discount rates on advertising
  • Professional awards
  • Professional support and advise
  • Mentoring
  • Access to Higher Training Scheme (HTS)
  • Links with other professional bodies (e.g., AAA)

Personal Benefits

  • Income tax relief on membership fees
  • Discount rates on UK hotels
  • Membership network on LinkedIn
  • Advice on returning to the profession
  • Opportunities to be involved in BAA teams

British Academy Of Audiology (BAA)
Corporate Membership Benefits
 

The British Academy of Audiology:

  • Is the largest organisation for professionals in hearing and balance in the UK
  • Provides leadership, inspiration and guidance
  • Develops and promotes excellence in services for patients
  • Is a driving force for improving quality standards, training and education
  • Promotes the profile of audiology as an autonomous profession
Principal Benefits
 
  • Up to 5 copies of BAA’s Magazine, Flyers and other mailings.
  • Free loose inserts into BAA magazine (Single loose insert to any one edition of the BAA magazine during the year of corporate membership, however, company should provide the printed loose inserts which are not more than 30gms in weight each).
  • Discount on advertising (5%).
  • Priority booking of exhibition space at BAA annual conference.
  • Able to state that you are a BAA corporate member.
  • Use of BAA corporate member logo.
  • Specific corporate member ‘thank you’ page with direct link to company website through BAA corporate member’s webpage.


It is also possible to claim tax back on your BAA Fees. It is an easy process as detailed in the document here but consult your tax office for up to date advice on this